Private Ryan hits the Russian front in "The Star," an ordnance-packed war epic "created and produced" by helmer Karen Shakhnazarov, whose opulent comic fantasy "Poisons, or the World History of…
Centering on six black Toronto female impersonators, Edimburgo Cabrera's "Divas: Love Me Forever" cuts a refreshingly broader thematic swath than most such docus, getting past the performances and…
"Men in Black II" muscled into 11 territories as a clear No. 1 last weekend, while "Scooby-Doo" charmed auds in Spain and Belgium and Sony's mouse tale "Stuart Little 2" snacked quite well in the…
Kadokawa Shoten Publishing announced Monday that it is buying rival Tokuma Shoten Publishing's film producer/distrib Daiei, including its 1,600-strong library, in a deal estimated to be worth 2…
South African distributor Warner-Nu Metro Film Distribution has acquired the African rights to local feature "Stander," starring Thomas Jane and Robert Carlyle.
Loews Cineplex Entertainment chief Travis Reid will be honored with the Salah Hassanein Humanitarian Award at ShowEast 2002, organizers said Monday.
Belgium's long-awaited audiovisual tax shelter was finally approved by the country's government over the weekend, paving the way for its launch later this year.
In what will mark the third adaptation of a Nicholas Sparks novel for Warner Bros. and producer Denise Di Novi, the studio has purchased rights to "Nights in Rodanthe," the latest work from the…
"Charmed" thesp Alyssa Milano is joining David Spade in Paramount's "Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star."
David Friendly and Marc Turtletaub's Deep River Prods. has acquired Nina Colman's comedy pitch "A Semester Abroad" to develop for "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" topliner Sarah Michelle Gellar.
Universal won an auction late Friday for rights to the videogame franchise "Spy Hunter," which the studio will develop as a franchise vehicle for Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.